Vlad was born in Israel and raised in the Philippines. After serving in the Israel Defense Force for one year, he came to America and discovered the Native Flute and the Australian didgeridoo. His music carries within it a deep healing resonance. He builds Native Style Flutes, Didgeridoos and Native American Drums along with other sacred crafts. He offers a kind and thoughtful approach to the work he does. He is a lover of life and is committed to being in service of good in the world.